Schwartz's Shoutouts!

Week of January 20th

Bustin a move for our Friday dancing!

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What are we learning?

Reading- cause and effect and comparing two texts

Writing- publishing our opinion pieces

Math- perimeter and area

Science (finish up on Tuesday)- landforms

Social Studies (start on Wednesday)- revolutionary war


Tuesday- study spelling words and multiplication facts; finish your opinion writing draft (if you didn't in class)

Wednesday- study spelling words and multiplication facts; measurement math sheet

Thursday- study spelling words and multiplication facts; perimeter math sheet

Friday- Have a great weekend!

Spelling Words

Regular List- mood, wooden, drew, smooth, blue, balloon, true, crooked, chew, tooth, hooves, cool, food, pooch

Challenge List- wait, weight, heard, herd, days, daze, heel, heal, peak, peek, sent, cent, scent, feet, feat, vain, vane, vein, miner, minor


Multiplication Quizzes- The students are doing a great job with their facts! Please make sure they continue to study each night.

Science and Social Studies Notes- We've started using a new app to take our science and social studies notes. This app is called Notability. Ask your child to show you their Notability notes so you can see the neat new way we are taking interactive notes!

Email Change- My email has finally switched over to my new name. It is now Because of the switch my email has been acting a little crazy lately. If it sends you an email back saying the email failed, try sending it again.

Report Cards/Parent Conferences- Report cards will be coming home this week. It's hard to believe we are halfway through the year! I'd be happy to meet with any of you who would like to discuss your child's progress since the first 9 weeks. Just send me an email letting me know you'd like to meet and we can set up a day and time.

Boosterthon- Boosterthon is a wonderful fundraiser for our school and the kids love doing the fun run at the end of it! This year we are fundraising for an outdoor classroom for all of our students at Spearman.


  • Jan. 22 Boosterthon Team Days Begin

  • Jan. 23 Report Cards Go Home
  • Boosterthon Fun Run Spirit Days
    • Jan. 21: Red, White and Blue Day
    • Jan. 22: 50's Day
    • Jan. 23: 70's Day
    • Jan. 26: 80's Day
    • Jan. 27: Country Western Day
    • Jan. 28: Favorite Teacher Day

    FUN RUN - JAN. 29
    • 10:00am-11:00am: 3rd-5th Grade

Ask your child about...

  1. Our new app for taking notes
  2. Using Edmodo to takes quizzes
  3. Making fossils in class
  4. the book we are reading together (Stop the Bull, Theseus!)